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Mar 26, 2018

Baris Authors Article on Blockchain for Investment Managers




Partner Jay Baris (Investment Funds-New York) has co-authored the article “Blockchain Basics for Investment Managers: A Token of Appreciation,” published in the March 21, 2018 issue of The Review of Securities & Commodities Regulation. The article summarizes how the law is evolving to keep up with the fast-changing world of digital assets. It discusses the background and current uses of blockchain and the responses of regulators, most notably the SEC and CFTC, with a focus on implications of these changes for investment funds and investment advisers.

Read the article, “Blockchain Basics for Investment Managers: A Token of Appreciation.”


Jay G. Baris



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